Forget snakes on a plane... they're even turning up on beaches! Why?... Australian Reptile Park's Mike Drinkwater explains on Radio 2GB...

Snake On Beach - Supplied: Olivia Moffat via ABC NEwsGiven the above average high temperatures this summer it seems snakes are coming out in more than the usual places.

Swimming pool filters, balcony rails - even a kitchen bench!

Most people know to keep well clear of snakes and call WIRES or a local council 'catcher' but it seems middle aged men are at most risk trying to be 'heroes'.

IMAGE:  Snake On Beach Supplied: Olivia Moffat via ABC News Website

This story originally aired 9th Jan 2015 on...
Radio 2GB
Our thanks to Radio 2GB's Andrew Moore
& Mike Drinkwater Australian Reptile Park

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You can read the official Media Release from the Australian Reptile Park here

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